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Which Messaging Technologies Are Truly Safe and Secure?

In the face of widespread Internet data collection and surveillance, we need a secure and practical means of talking to each other from our phones …

16 Tools Every Social Media Manager Should Be Using Right Now

This story originally appeared on Visual.ly<p>Smart businesses know that social media is a power to be reckoned with, as they create a direct line of communication between your company and consumers and give anyone with an Internet connection instant access to the latest buzz around your products or …

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Digital Health

Scary new malware uses a Gmail trick to steal your data

A new piece of malware that can spy on a user’s computer has been discovered, <i>Wired</i> reports, with researchers also having found a clever way for the …

Drive Business Goals, And Social Media, Though Enterprise Collaboration

“’Social’ makes us nervous. What’s in it for me?” asks Lauren Klein, a Social Business, Leadership and Communities Strategist at Hitachi Data Systems, while speaking at a recent conference. Klein was referring to a common question senior executives ask as they’re considering an enterprise social …

10 Productivity Tips For The Overwhelmed Entrepreneur

When you have a staff relying on you and a million deadlines to meet, shutting down is not an option. Here’s how to make a plan.<p>At any moment in a given day, we have push notifications, text messages, email alerts, phone calls, tweets, and even real humans vying for our attention. Not only are we …

Time Management

Project Management Apps: Which Is Best For Your Team?

In past jobs, I always found managing team projects by email a challenge.<p>Members not on key email chains are left in the dark, and important messages get buried in overstuffed inboxes.<p>At one workplace, we instituted a team task management system that I won’t name, but it was so awful, I actually …

"AirHopper" Malware Uses Radio Signals to Steal Data from Isolated Computers

<b>Bypassing Air Gap Security: Malware Uses Radio Frequencies to Steal Data from Isolated Computers</b><p>A proof-of-concept malware developed by researchers …

58% Off 1 year of SpiderOak Pro Secure Cloud Storage

When it comes to storing data, it’s important to choose a solution that’s easy to use, secure and private.<p>You need to be able to back up your files, access them when you want to, share them with friends, family and colleagues, and rest assured that no one will be able to snoop around to steal or …

11 Great Business Books to Read Right Now

Great books on innovation, entrepreneurship, behavior, success, happiness, famous entrepreneurs... what's not to love?

Entrepreneurship

Microsoft Adds Unlimited OneDrive Storage To All Office 365 Accounts

This morning, Microsoft announced that all Office 365 accounts will come with unlimited OneDrive storage. Gone are the 1 terabyte caps that were recently introduced. If you pay for Office, your storage is free.<p>It’s a good, if not surprising, move from Microsoft: The company has worked to improve …

Microsoft targets Dropbox and Google with unlimited OneDrive storage for Office 365 subscribers

No more storage limits<p>Microsoft is removing its OneDrive storage limits for Office 365 subscribers. If you’re an Office 365 Home, Personal, or University subscriber then OneDrive storage will be unlimited in the coming months as Microsoft rolls out its changes to every account. OneDrive for …

App of the Week: Path Talk lets businesses answer text messages from customers

Sitting on hold with a business to get a question answered is one of the great frustrations in life. I’ve had days when I just need to know if this …

How Apple Pay Works (Video)

Yesterday Apple launched their new Apple Pay mobile payment system in the U.S., the new feature will let you use your new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus …

Apple Pay

You Can Now Protect Your Google Accounts With a Physical Key

Two-step authentication is super important. It's also super annoying. To try and ease the pain—and make logins even more secure—Google will now let …

How to Save Lots of Money on the Health Tests You Need

Catching medical problems early is good for your health—and your wallet. But don't go overboard. Learn to weigh the pros and cons of what the doctor …

Cancer

Apple releases 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display, priced at just $2,500 - ExtremeTech

By on October 16, 2014 at 2:45 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Apple has unveiled the new …

Comey: Encryption 'Is Like a Closet That Can't Be Opened'

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Encryption

Why The Future Of Digital Security Is Open

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Lou Shipley</i> <i>is a lecturer at the Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship and president and CEO of Black Duck Software, an open source solutions company.</i><p>The topic of digital security often brings to mind the image of bleak and dark future, where computers, mobile devices and other …

This router promises to shroud your online activities in secrecy (Updated)

<b>Update 10/15/14 6:06 p.m. ET by Konrad Krawczyk:</b> The creators of the Anonabox router are generating plenty of heat from the Reddit community.<p>A …

Arab Spring

Congested Wi-Fi? Sonos’ ‘Boost’ promises to cure wireless music woes

Sonos has built its reputation on products that are simple, stable and reliable. Unfortunately, Sonos can only control so many factors. While its …

Tech Trends

How is a Healthcare Information Security Pro Supposed to Keep Up…Much Less Stand Out?

Look, it’s complicated. Growing volumes of electronic health records. New government regulations…and increasing regulation enforcement. Unprecedented …

Health tech: When does an app need regulating?

<b>There was a time - almost forgotten now - when your phone was something you simply made calls on.</b><p>Special Report: The Technology of Business'Air' plastic and mushroom cushionsHealth tech start-ups go the long waySenegal's expats flock to buy ramsCoding for cannabis cashDublin dotcom - the Celtic …

Medical Technology

New batteries charge 70 percent in 2 minutes

Using a titanium dioxide gel, researchers make a battery that could one day allow electric cars to fuel up as fast as their gas-guzzling cousins.<p>The freedom to hold computers in our hands, pop wireless headphones in our ears and pilot drones through our backyards is all brought to us by batteries …

Electric Vehicles

How the new HealthCare.gov stacks up with the old

WASHINGTON (AP) — HealthCare.gov, the website for health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law, has been revamped as its second enrollment season approaches. But things are still complicated, since other major provisions of the Affordable Care Act are taking effect for the first …

Health Care

Verizon, Conversa, GreenField, and Alliance for Connected Care take on the patient journey at HealthBeat

Patients will soon expect their doctors to be able to access their entire medical history and to experience a seamless journey from healthy to worried to sick to treated to cured – and across home, hospitals, clinics, and insurance paperwork.<p>In America, the desire for this kind of integration is …

Dropbox account passwords posted online and millions more might follow

If you haven't activated two-factor authentication on Dropbox yet, you may want to do so now, just in case you end up finding your credentials posted on the internet. A document posted on pastebin earlier contains 400 Dropbox usernames and passwords, which the poster claims are just a tiny fraction …